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Thales appoints Gregory Ligny Vice-President, Africa

Gregory Ligny will lead Thales activities across the African continent, which include a growing number of strategic partnerships and projects in Defense & Security, Aerospace, Space, Digital Identity & Security and Transport PARIS, France, 2 Read
 

Dubai princess says through law firm she is 'free to travel'

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

An Emirati princess who previously said she was being held “hostage” in a palace said she is now free to travel, in a statement attributed to her by lawyers Wednesday. x In February,... Read More →

Nigerian Air force seeks collaboration with NUJ on nationalistic reportage

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

The Nigerian Air Force has solicited collaboration with the Nigeria Union of Journalist (NUJ) on nationalistic reportage and adherence to the ethics of journalism. x The Assistant National... Read More →

Philippines' ex-president 'Noynoy' Aquino dies

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

FILE PHOTO – Philippine President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III salutes while singing the national anthem during a handover ceremony for the new armed forces chief at Camp... Read More →

Thai democracy protesters rally against govt despite Covid warnings

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters rallied in Bangkok Thursday to call for the government’s resignation, defying warnings from authorities about the kingdom’s soaring coronavirus... Read More →

2021 UTME: NIN helps in checking multiple malpractices, restores credibility—JAMB

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has lauded the introduction of the National Identification Number (NIN) in its examination exercise. x This, the board said it helped in... Read More →

Mexico president turns on middle class after election blow

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has lashed out at middle-class voters he calls selfish and unscrupulous after losing support in the capital — traditionally a bastion of his... Read More →

Air fares spike as aviation fuel nears N300/litre at airports

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

Despite an upswing in the global price of crude oil and attendant blessings for oil-producing countries, the price of aviation fuel has spiked nationwide and much to the pains of airlines and... Read More →

Advancing Africa’s COVID-19 vaccine access

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo; Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki; and Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, on Monday, said that the continent will rise again to... Read More →

Beware of debt distress, Okonjo-Iweala, Adesina warn African leaders

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and ex-Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala; President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina; Governor of... Read More →

Diri urges FG to implement $951 million court judgment

Thu Jun 24th, 2021     Comments

Diri. Photo/FACEBOOK/govdouyedirinewmedia• Sues for peace in Bayelsa communities Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has appealed to the Federal Government to implement Monday’s... Read More →